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A 23-year-old female asked:

I did pregnancy test and it was positive but after 7 days i got my period, is this an abortion?

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Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Maybe: A miscarriage is technically called a spontaneous abortion. If you had a miscarriage, then yes, this is an abortion. Sometimes women have bleeding during pregnancy and it's normal - you may still be pregnant. It's best to see a doctor and get checked to find out if you are still pregnant.

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A 19-year-old female asked:

Positive pregnancy but just got my period yesterday ?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Make sure its period: Make sure that it is your normal period flow and amount, then repeat your pregnancy test.
Last updated Nov 11, 2012


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